Film and TV
What is the movie the aeronaut's about?
It’s about headstrong scientist James Glaisher and wealthy young widow Amelia Wren Who mount a balloon expedition in 1862 to fly higher than anyone in history and how the unlikely duo soon discover things about themselves, and each other, and their place in the world.
The Aeronauts is a 2019 semi-biographical adventure film directed by Tom Harper and written by Jack Thorne, from a story co-written by Thorne and Harper. The film is based on the 2013 book Falling Upwards: How We Took to the Air by Richard Holmes. It has a run time of 1 hour and 40 minutes.